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In Indonesia, Interfaith Marriage is Legal - But With Many Obstacles

Krithika Varagur

In Indonesia, interfaith marriage is legal but culturally discouraged and some religious figures have made it their mission to help couples of different religious backgrounds get married despite societal obstacles.

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Interfaith Families, Beyond Chrismukkah

Just before my son’s interfaith Coming of Age and Bar Mitzvah, I got a request from a graduate student who wanted to attend the ceremony as part of her ethnographic field work. 876 more words

Interfaith Families

Manischewitz: A Tale of Two Bottles

This year was the first time we held a Passover seder in my childhood home, since my Episcopalian mother died. My father still lives in the house, and my siblings and I gathered this year to create a seder with, and for, him. 751 more words

Interfaith Families

Editor's Pick: He's Muslim, and says he'll convert for me... Should I marry him?

Dear Ufuomaee,

hello ma. can a Christian lady marry a Muslim brother, who by all standard is good,by that I mean he is morally responsible n disciplined.

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Passover and Good Friday, 2018

In both Christianity and Judaism, the dates for the major spring holidays are guided by an intricate dance of the moon and the sun–the lunisolar calendar. 827 more words

Judaism

When Jews Reject Half-Jews

Arguing with anti-Semites is bad enough. Nothing will penetrate the hatred inside, often times cultivated and nurtured with their mother’s milk, or developed from their own failures and insecurities. 294 more words

Jewish History

Coming Soon: A New Book for Interfaith Families

It has been a freezing winter, with everything cased in ice, still waiting for a thaw. Meanwhile, my longtime followers may have noticed that my blog has been in hibernation. 264 more words

Interfaith Families